Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 23 35
Rank change year-on-year -1 +12 -1
Permanent jobs citing Retail 301 383 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 7.89% 8.11% 5.87%
As % of the General category 19.14% 20.51% 15.86%
Number of salaries quoted 202 151 136
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -3.03% -31.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,500 £28,125
90th Percentile £61,250 £75,000 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% -6.67% -5.26%

Retail is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1573 1867 1463
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 41.25% 39.52% 36.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1190 1393 1168
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £26,750 £24,550 £26,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.44% -3.53% -

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Retail as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Birmingham

Retail
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Retail in Birmingham

Retail
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Birmingham over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Retail in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Retail.

1 113 (37.54%) Finance
2 86 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 73 (24.25%) SQL
4 62 (20.60%) Manufacturing
5 57 (18.94%) Analytical Skills
6 55 (18.27%) Agile Software Development
7 54 (17.94%) .NET
8 51 (16.94%) SAP
9 47 (15.61%) C#
10 45 (14.95%) HTML
11 44 (14.62%) CSS
12 42 (13.95%) Project Management
13 41 (13.62%) Business Intelligence
14 39 (12.96%) E-Commerce
15 38 (12.62%) Publishing
16 37 (12.29%) SQL Server
16 37 (12.29%) Data Centre
17 36 (11.96%) JavaScript
18 34 (11.30%) ITIL
18 34 (11.30%) Customer Requirements
19 33 (10.96%) ASP.NET
20 32 (10.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 32 (10.63%) Marketing
21 31 (10.30%) PRINCE2
22 30 (9.97%) Project Planning
23 28 (9.30%) C
24 27 (8.97%) Legal
24 27 (8.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
25 26 (8.64%) Mentoring
25 26 (8.64%) Continuous Improvement

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (2.33%) Apache
2 6 (1.99%) nginx
3 5 (1.66%) CMS
4 3 (1.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.00%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.66%) WordPress
6 1 (0.33%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (3.32%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.66%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 16 (5.32%) Dynamics NAV
2 8 (2.66%) SAP Retail
3 7 (2.33%) SAP CO
3 7 (2.33%) SAP FI
3 7 (2.33%) SAP FI/CO
3 7 (2.33%) SAP MM
4 5 (1.66%) SAP SD
5 4 (1.33%) SAP EWM
5 4 (1.33%) SAP HCM
6 2 (0.66%) SAP QM
6 2 (0.66%) Sentinel
7 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.33%) SAP AFS
7 1 (0.33%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.33%) Azure Data Factory
2 4 (1.33%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.00%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.66%) Office 365
5 1 (0.33%) Amazon CloudSearch
5 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.33%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.33%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (0.33%) MailChimp
5 1 (0.33%) SaaS
5 1 (0.33%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.98%) RFID
2 13 (4.32%) WAN
3 12 (3.99%) DHCP
3 12 (3.99%) DNS
4 11 (3.65%) Firewall
4 11 (3.65%) LAN
5 10 (3.32%) WLAN
6 9 (2.99%) TCP/IP
7 8 (2.66%) ATM
7 8 (2.66%) Wireless
8 6 (1.99%) Asterisk PBX
8 6 (1.99%) VPN
9 5 (1.66%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (1.00%) BGP
10 3 (1.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (1.00%) EIGRP
10 3 (1.00%) Network Security
10 3 (1.00%) Skype
10 3 (1.00%) Unified Communications
10 3 (1.00%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (12.29%) SQL Server
2 32 (10.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 27 (8.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 25 (8.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (6.31%) Power BI
6 16 (5.32%) MySQL
7 12 (3.99%) QlikView
7 12 (3.99%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (3.99%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (3.99%) SQL Server 2014
8 8 (2.66%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (2.66%) MongoDB
9 6 (1.99%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (1.99%) MariaDB
10 4 (1.33%) NoSQL
11 3 (1.00%) Azure SQL Database
11 3 (1.00%) OLAP
12 2 (0.66%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.66%) OLAP Cube
13 1 (0.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 21 (6.98%) Visual Studio
2 14 (4.65%) eCATT
2 14 (4.65%) JIRA
2 14 (4.65%) LSMW
3 13 (4.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (2.99%) Git (software)
4 9 (2.99%) Selenium
5 8 (2.66%) JSUnit
6 6 (1.99%) SoapUI
6 6 (1.99%) SpecFlow
6 6 (1.99%) Vagrant
7 5 (1.66%) eggPlant
7 5 (1.66%) JBehave
7 5 (1.66%) JMeter
7 5 (1.66%) Ranorex
7 5 (1.66%) WATIR
8 4 (1.33%) WebDriver
9 3 (1.00%) JUnit
10 2 (0.66%) Maven
10 2 (0.66%) Zephyr
General
1 113 (37.54%) Finance
2 62 (20.60%) Manufacturing
3 38 (12.62%) Publishing
4 32 (10.63%) Marketing
5 27 (8.97%) Legal
6 20 (6.64%) Billing
7 18 (5.98%) Telecoms
8 15 (4.98%) Automotive
9 13 (4.32%) Banking
10 8 (2.66%) Games
11 4 (1.33%) Back Office
11 4 (1.33%) Law
12 2 (0.66%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.33%) Advertising
13 1 (0.33%) Brand Awareness
13 1 (0.33%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 73 (24.25%) Developer
2 49 (16.28%) Consultant
3 39 (12.96%) Analyst
4 38 (12.62%) SAP Consultant
5 32 (10.63%) .NET Developer
5 32 (10.63%) Project Manager
6 18 (5.98%) Senior Manager
7 14 (4.65%) Business Analyst
7 14 (4.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 14 (4.65%) Field Engineer
7 14 (4.65%) Senior Project Manager
8 13 (4.32%) Logistics Consultant
8 13 (4.32%) SAP Logistics Consultant
9 11 (3.65%) Test Analyst
10 10 (3.32%) Applications Consultant
10 10 (3.32%) C# Developer
10 10 (3.32%) Junior
10 10 (3.32%) SAP Support
10 10 (3.32%) Service Manager
10 10 (3.32%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (17.94%) .NET
2 45 (14.95%) HTML
3 44 (14.62%) CSS
4 33 (10.96%) ASP.NET
5 25 (8.31%) jQuery
6 17 (5.65%) HTML5
7 14 (4.65%) EDI
7 14 (4.65%) IDoc
8 11 (3.65%) REST
9 10 (3.32%) .NET Framework
10 9 (2.99%) AngularJS
10 9 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (2.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 8 (2.66%) Ionic Framework
11 8 (2.66%) MDX
11 8 (2.66%) WebSockets
12 7 (2.33%) SOAP
13 6 (1.99%) LAMP
13 6 (1.99%) LEMP Stack
14 5 (1.66%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 57 (18.94%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (12.29%) Data Centre
3 15 (4.98%) Mobile Computing
4 14 (4.65%) EPoS
4 14 (4.65%) LIMS
5 13 (4.32%) Management Information System
5 13 (4.32%) NHS
6 12 (3.99%) Fintech
6 12 (3.99%) Social Media
7 10 (3.32%) Mobile App
8 8 (2.66%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.33%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (1.00%) AS400
10 3 (1.00%) FMCG
10 3 (1.00%) User Experience
11 2 (0.66%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (0.66%) Smartphone
12 1 (0.33%) Blog
12 1 (0.33%) Computer Science
12 1 (0.33%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 23 (7.64%) Windows
2 16 (5.32%) Linux
3 13 (4.32%) Android
4 6 (1.99%) Debian
4 6 (1.99%) Ubuntu
4 6 (1.99%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.66%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.66%) HPUX
5 2 (0.66%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (18.27%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (13.95%) Project Management
3 41 (13.62%) Business Intelligence
4 39 (12.96%) E-Commerce
5 34 (11.30%) Customer Requirements
5 34 (11.30%) ITIL
6 31 (10.30%) PRINCE2
7 30 (9.97%) Project Planning
8 26 (8.64%) Continuous Improvement
8 26 (8.64%) Mentoring
9 25 (8.31%) Integration Testing
9 25 (8.31%) Logistics
10 23 (7.64%) Analytics
10 23 (7.64%) MVC
11 22 (7.31%) TDD
12 20 (6.64%) Scrum
13 18 (5.98%) Programme Management
14 17 (5.65%) Stakeholder Management
15 16 (5.32%) Knowledge Management
15 16 (5.32%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 73 (24.25%) SQL
2 47 (15.61%) C#
3 36 (11.96%) JavaScript
4 28 (9.30%) C
5 23 (7.64%) ABAP
6 21 (6.98%) PHP
7 17 (5.65%) T-SQL
8 8 (2.66%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 8 (2.66%) Java
8 8 (2.66%) VB.NET
9 6 (1.99%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.66%) C++
10 2 (0.66%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.66%) VBA
11 1 (0.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 16 (5.32%) APMP
2 14 (4.65%) CISSP
3 13 (4.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (3.65%) Degree
5 9 (2.99%) Security Cleared
6 7 (2.33%) CISM
7 6 (1.99%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (1.66%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (1.33%) CCNP
10 2 (0.66%) CCNA
10 2 (0.66%) CISA
10 2 (0.66%) ISEB
11 1 (0.33%) Computer Science Degree
11 1 (0.33%) MCSA
11 1 (0.33%) MCSE
11 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.31%) QA
2 9 (2.99%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.99%) COBIT
4 5 (1.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.66%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (0.66%) PMO
6 2 (0.66%) SLA
7 1 (0.33%) GDPR
7 1 (0.33%) NIST 800
System Software
1 7 (2.33%) Docker
2 6 (1.99%) KVM
2 6 (1.99%) pfSense
2 6 (1.99%) Samba
2 6 (1.99%) Virtual Servers
2 6 (1.99%) VirtualBox
3 2 (0.66%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (2.66%) AirWatch
2 7 (2.33%) Ansible
2 7 (2.33%) Puppet
3 6 (1.99%) Salt
4 3 (1.00%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.33%) QRadar
Vendors
1 86 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 51 (16.94%) SAP
3 12 (3.99%) Tableau
4 9 (2.99%) Oracle
5 8 (2.66%) SOTI
6 5 (1.66%) CA Agile Central
6 5 (1.66%) Cisco
6 5 (1.66%) Google
7 4 (1.33%) hybris
8 3 (1.00%) CheckPoint
8 3 (1.00%) IBM
9 2 (0.66%) Fortinet
9 2 (0.66%) VMware
10 1 (0.33%) Apple
10 1 (0.33%) Dell
10 1 (0.33%) Juniper
10 1 (0.33%) Splunk
10 1 (0.33%) Tandberg
10 1 (0.33%) Twitter
10 1 (0.33%) WatchGuard